The rapid spread of the coronavirus has put a halt to life as we know it. Countries have are on lockdown. All non-essential facilities have closed. The highly contagious illness has caused the cancellation or postponements of conferences, concerts, and sports leagues, with the NHL being just one of many leagues to immediately cease their … Continue reading 9 Game Review #8: 6 Game Edition (Thanks, Coronavirus)
Coming into this stretch of games, the Philadelphia Flyers played pretty well coming out of the bye week and All-Star Break to keep themselves in the thick of the playoff race. However, the past nine games saw the Orange and Black face a true make-or-break set of games, with most of their matches coming against … Continue reading 9 Game Review #7 – Philly is Flying to the Playoffs
A look at the Flyer's newest additions at the trade deadline, and what they mean for this team moving forward.
After what was by far their worst stretch of hockey during the 2019-20 season, the Philadelphia Flyers knew that they were at rock bottom. Things could only get better, and they would have to if they wanted to be playing for the Stanley Cup come April. They faced a daunting road with matches against some … Continue reading 9 Game Review #6: Steamrolling into the Second Half
The Flyers fell apart during their annual West Coast road trip, but rebounded once they returned to Philadelphia.
The Flyers fell out of a playoff spot as they fell victim to injuries and received devastating news about a budding forward.
After three straight underwhelming performances, the Flyers rebounded and gathered hard-fought wins en route to a 4-game win streak to close out November.
The Flyers played their 2 worst games of the season in road losses to the Islanders and Penguins, but have rebounded to 5-0-2 against some of the league's top teams.
In the 9 Game Review series, I will examine short stints of the Flyers' season and analyze their performance to generate an idea of what has gone right and what has gone awry. I chose nine games as the benchmark because it is a decent sample size to provide a good glimpse at how the … Continue reading 9 Game Review #1: The Flyers are Fun Again(?)
In theory, one of the brightest upsides for the 2018-19 Philadelphia Flyers was the depth at forward. Returning winger James Van Riemsdyk was supposed to ignite the offense while Couturier's was supposed to expand on his breakout season from the year previous. While everyone finished with decent numbers, how they got there wasn't pretty. Nolan … Continue reading Flyers Forward Point Projection